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18.07.2021 news BREAKING: Bandits Gun Down 13 Policemen, Three Civilians in Zamfara

Published 18th Jul, 2021

By Ibrahim Adeyemi

Amed bandits raiding Kurar Mota, a community in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State, have killed 13 police officers and three others.

The gun-wielding men had tried to invade Magami, another community in the state, but were repelled by soldiers.

READ MORE: Bandits Take Control of Zamfara Communities after 24-Hour Ultimatum to Residents

“They moved to Kurar Mota community and attacked the police formation near the township clinic. The criminals then dashed into the forest,” Kabir Dansada, a resident, was quoted by Daily Trust as saying.

“The slain officers and the injured ones were conveyed to Gusau in a convoy of police vehicles this afternoon. I saw several police vehicles move towards the area.”

More details to come…

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Published 18th Jul, 2021

By Ibrahim Adeyemi


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